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Communicating the values of archaeologists to detectorists and embedding metal detecting into professional practice

June 17, 2020


From the public’s perspective, metal detecting is a current and significant element within the heritage and archaeological environment. The accessibility of the hobby and the media propensity towards stories of ‘treasure’ offers the public a tangible link to our portable past whether through active participation or visually through news articles and museums exhibits. To many, […]